Coffeepot

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-3989

Description

Bell-shaped lid with mushroom finial, hinged to body under lid rim; conical body tapering in steps at top and base; decorated with single raised ring at 3/4 height of body; simple "C" scroll handle with scrolled spurs at joins; slight serpentine spout; copper bottom; strainer holes at spout interior.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coffeepots
copper (metal)
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Pewter
Copper
COFFEEPOT

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

10.25 (H), 5.688 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.309